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BME progression update Report

I wanted to update you in relation to the Black & Minority Ethnic (BME) progression meetings with BME Chief Inspectors held on 25th September. This was the start of a program designed to provide support for the development and progression of BME officers and I want to cascade this information down to Police

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Bevan Powell, past chair, retired

Bevan Powell retired from Metropolitan Police Service after thirty plus years of distinguished service in technology, diversity and Policing BME Communities of London. The MetBPA pay tribute to one of its pioneers and one of the great architects of the movement to reform British Policing from ‘the inside out’ with

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Stephen Lawrence murder trial

The Lawrence ‘Guilty’ verdict The Metropolitan Black Police Association welcomes the guilty verdict in the Stephen Lawrence murder trial. The Association acknowledges the very tragic and personal human cost to the Lawrence family in their 18 year struggle for justice and commends Doreen and Neville Lawrence’s determination and courage in challenging

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Metropolitan Police Racism Complaint

The MetBPA Express Outrage at Racism Complaint: The Metropolitan Black Police Association is extremely concerned regarding the recent allegation of racial abuse by officers of the Metropolitan Police Service towards a young black man. Bevan Powell, Chair of the Association stated, “There can be no room for racism within the

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Leroy Logan, past chair, retirement

Superintendent Leroy Logan’s retirement from Metropolitan Police Service after thirty plus years of distinguished service to Policing and Communities of London. The MetBPA pay tribute to one of its early pioneers and one of the great architects of the movement to reform British Policing from ‘the inside out’ with regard

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